Zoom in on the Tignes - Val d'Isere Bike Park
For a successful sporting holiday, nothing better than a large mountain area. In Tignes, the resort proposes you a Bike Park of 150 kms, linking Tignes and Val d'Isère.
You can enjoy it for FREE from July 1st until September 1st, 2017!
Ride the tracks of the Bike Park of Tignes without moderation!
To take advantage of the tracks of Tignes - Val d'Isère, no need to take out the wallet. Indeed, access to mountain bike lifts is FREE!
This summer 3 chairlifts will be available in Tignes and 2 in Val d'Isère.
If you leave from Tignes, you can take the chairlifts of Palafour and Tufs as well as the Tovière Gondola (access Val d'Isère). As for Val d'Isère, the Olympique cable car and the chairlift Borsat will be available to enjoy the descents.
Lift openings Mountain biking:
- 10h-13h / 13h30-17h Tufs chairlift
- 10h-13h / 13h30-17h Palafour Chairlift
- 10h-12h30 / 13h-17h Tovière Gondola
- 9h45-12h / 12h30-16h45 Olympic Cable Car
- 10h15-12h30 / 13h-16h25 Borsat Chairlift
Tracks for all levels!
New tracks await you on the area. A first of 5 km in Tignes, the "Smoothie". This green track is perfect for discovering the descent.
In Val d'Isère, the "Fast Wood" is a 6 km red descent track, ideal for mountain bikers looking for a big dose of adrenaline.
You will understand, whatever your level or your favorite discipline, Tignes and Val d'Isère offer you adapted itineraries.
As for the ski slopes, the downhill tracks are indicated by colors, indicating the level of difficulty.
A GREEN sign warns that the terrain is suitable for beginners. It is recommended to be accompanied by a monitor, in order to acquire good bases in mountain bike.
A BLUE track is adapted to the initiates who wish to perfect themselves before attacking the level above.
If you already have a confirmed level, the RED tracks are perfect for you!
Finally, for the experts, you will be able to fill up with thrills on the BLACK and DOUBLE BLACK trails (reserved for elite and competitors).
All Mountain (AM) and Cross-Country (XC)
Tignes and Val d'Isère also provide you with All Mountain and Cross Country tours. On the All Mountain side, the tracks have a predominantly downhill profile, but some can have uphill sections and are fairly technical.
For the Cross-Country circuits, with portions both uphill, downhill and flat, they will make the happiness of the resistant riders.
Bike Land & Pump Track
Bike Land & Pump Track are great for getting started. With the green, blue and red module lines, you will be able to assess your level before embarking on the "big" Bike Park. The dual slalom allows you to have fun on a fun zone, while others will try new tricks on the MTB airbag.
The unbeatable of the estate Tignes - Val d'Isère
If you do not know the area, some you absolutely must make a tour on the tracks unavoidable.
The unmistakable tracks of Tignes
On the Tignes side, as we said earlier, Smoothie is a green slope, gently sloping, ideal for discovering the first sensations of descent.
If you're looking for a bit more play, go to the Gunpowder. This blue track was improved last year with more jumps and big bends.
To discover the enduro, the Wonderboisses is a course in the trees that you will love!
Finally, for the most experienced of you, direction the Kamasutrail, a black track with black double options, that will not leave you on your hunger.
Val d'Isère travel guide and tourist information
Last summer, the Val Bleue, the oldest track in Val d'Isère, has undergone major changes that make you want to rediscover it.
On the other hand, the Papeye is a long green track with 3 rest areas, which is great for family adventure.
And for the very good drivers, head towards the Very Bad Trip, the most difficult enduro course of the field.